Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Precipitation Rankings, December 1901

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1901
1-Month
9.48"
(240.79mm)
4.17"
(105.92mm)
5.31"
(134.87mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1900 1955
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1901
Nov–Dec 1901
2-Month
12.03"
(305.56mm)
8.32"
(211.33mm)
3.71"
(94.23mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1900 2001
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1969
Ties: 2008
Oct–Dec 1901
3-Month
14.81"
(376.17mm)
11.82"
(300.23mm)
2.99"
(75.94mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1900 1924
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2005
Sep–Dec 1901
4-Month
18.96"
(481.58mm)
15.43"
(391.92mm)
3.53"
(89.66mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1900 1946
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2018
Aug–Dec 1901
5-Month
22.35"
(567.69mm)
19.48"
(494.79mm)
2.87"
(72.90mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1900 1965
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2018
Jul–Dec 1901
6-Month
26.23"
(666.24mm)
22.73"
(577.34mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1900 1965
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2018
Jun–Dec 1901
7-Month
27.85"
(707.39mm)
26.05"
(661.67mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1900 1965
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1927
Ties: 1937
May–Dec 1901
8-Month
34.64"
(879.86mm)
29.50"
(749.30mm)
5.14"
(130.56mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1900 1965
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1972
Apr–Dec 1901
9-Month
43.71"
(1,110.23mm)
33.56"
(852.42mm)
10.15"
(257.81mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1900 1965
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1972
Mar–Dec 1901
10-Month
51.12"
(1,298.45mm)
37.77"
(959.36mm)
13.35"
(339.09mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1900 1965
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 1972
Feb–Dec 1901
11-Month
52.11"
(1,323.59mm)
41.21"
(1,046.73mm)
10.90"
(276.86mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1900 1965
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1972
Jan–Dec 1901
12-Month
54.32"
(1,379.73mm)
45.15"
(1,146.81mm)
9.17"
(232.92mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1900 1965
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1972
Jul 1900–Dec 1901
18-Month
74.37"
(1,889.00mm)
67.87"
(1,723.90mm)
6.50"
(165.10mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1900 1965
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Jan 1900–Dec 1901
24-Month
100.71"
(2,558.03mm)
90.28"
(2,293.11mm)
10.43"
(264.92mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1900 1966
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Jan 1899–Dec 1901
36-Month
144.58"
(3,672.33mm)
135.39"
(3,438.91mm)
9.19"
(233.42mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1897 1966
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2019
Jan 1898–Dec 1901
48-Month
204.76"
(5,200.90mm)
180.53"
(4,585.46mm)
24.23"
(615.44mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1900 1966
13th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Jan 1897–Dec 1901
60-Month
254.19"
(6,456.43mm)
225.76"
(5,734.30mm)
28.43"
(722.13mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1900 1966
8th Wettest Wettest to Date 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 30, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/